Zipp’s limited edition wheel brings retro cool to TT efforts

Original Zipp colours on a modern time-trial disc wheel

Zipp’s 30th anniversary edition of its Super-9 Carbon Clincher Disc puts an old-school twist on its high-end time-trial wheel. This limited edition shares the same colours as the original Zipp Disc that the company launched 30 years ago.

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It will be available in white, yellow, blue and magenta to match the original colours. Zipp also offers the option to personalise the wheel with a 35 character inscription by the valve hole.

This is a go-fast, no holds barred disc wheel

If the traditional colours are too much, there will also be a more subdued black edition that mirrors the design of Zipp’s contemporary NSW wheels

A perfect match for your NSW front wheel

The pro-proven wheel is optimised for aerodynamics. Interestingly, non-parallel brake tracks are claimed to improve airflow from tyre to wheel and the distinctive dimple pattern across the disc’s surface is purported to reduce drag even further.

Similar to a golf ball, the dimples are designed to reduce pressure drag

The Super-9 Disc wheel weighs in at 1,155g for the rim brake and 1,175g for the disc version.

The wheel retails for £2,169 / €2,429 / $,2875 and is available now.

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For more details visit Zipp.